Montana State University

Office of Planning & Analysis

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172435
Bozeman, MT 59717-2435

Tel: (406) 994-1625
Fax: (406) 994-1893
E-mail: facts@montana.edu
Location: 211 Montana Hall

Vice President for Planning & CIO:

Dr. Jim Rimpau

Office of Planning and Analysis

Native American Students Enrollment

The following data are taken from Montana State University's annual fall 15th class day snapshot files.

Enrollment 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
New Freshmen3133554150 555465 95119 94 98
Total Undergrad incl. freshmen)210197226248276254282300 432469 517 464
Total Graduate1926182022518076 6876 63 94
     Total Native American Enrollment229223244268298305362376 500545 580 558
Total MSU Enrollment11,93412,13512,00312,25012,33812,17012,36912,76413,55914,153 14,660 15,294
     % Native American/Total Enrollment1.92%1.84%2.03%2.19%2.42%2.51%2.93%2.953.69%3.85% 3.96% 3.65%




MSU Undergraduate American Indian/Alaska Native Enrollment by College, Fall 2013
Enrollment by College American Indian/Alaska Native All UG Students % of All UG Students who are American Indian % of UG American Indians in College
College of Agriculture 27 880 .2% 3.1%
College of Arts & Architecture 30 1151 .2% 2.6%
College of Business 29 1195 .2% 2.4%
College of Education, Health and Human Development 73 1512 .6% 4.8%
College of Engineering 69 2910 .5% 2.4%
College of Letters & Science 129 3152 1% 4.1%
College of Nursing 50 902 .4% 6.5%
Gallatin College Programs 8 324 .1% 2.5%
University College 49 1238 .4% 4.0%
MSU total 464 13,264 3.5% 3.5%



Incoming Native American Transfers
(included in above totals)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Freshman151617132317514101510 10 9
Sophomore4177878271111 5 9
Junior5247 9 131010161315 16 17
Senior0007 3 104236812 7 3
Postbaccalaureate22101 014275 3 0
     Total Incoming Transfers26212934 44472853415453 41 38
Note: Students may identify as more than one race or ethnicity. For this report, students who identify as American Indian/Alaska Native are included whether or not they identify with another race or ethnicity as well.
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